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“Frozen” Princess Inspired By “SNL” Comediennes

With the success of “Frozen” comes the inevitable scrutiny of the central characters–namely Princess Anna–and what makes them so different from the characters in previous films. The writers of the film say that in order to get Anna and Elsa …

Student Loans Spike to Top $1 Trillion

The sharp rise in the nation’s student loan debt, now upwards of $1 trillion, is most concentrated among Americans with poor credit, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Tuesday. According to the …

Google I/O To Take Place June 25-26, Tickets To Be Sold Through Lottery System Google I/O To Take Place June 25-26, Tickets To Be Sold Through Lottery System

Every year, the Google faithful from around the world gather in San Francisco to hear what’s next for everybody’s favorite monolithic tech giant at Google I/O. To get in, you need to buy a ticket, but said tickets usually sell …

Arctic Monkeys Declare The Return Of Rock ‘N’ Roll In BRIT Awards Speech

The Arctic Monkeys emerged victorious over heavy contender One Direction for the Best British Group award and snagged the highly coveted Best British Album at the 2014 BRIT Awards. Frontman Alex Turner drew applause from the crowd as he gave …

‘Thief’ Story Previewed in New Trailer

It’s been almost two years since the first small teaser for Thief leaked onto the web. Now the game is just days away from release and will kick off one of the most hyped video game release periods in recent …

Kim Kardashian Responds To Butt Implant Rumors

Kim Kardashian took some time this week to respond to the rumors flying around that she had butt implants put in, taking to Twitter to address the tabloid stories. She also reprimanded the media for fat-shaming her and photoshopping her …

Yahoo Gemini Puts Mobile Search, Native Ads In One Marketplace Yahoo Gemini Puts Mobile Search, Native Ads In One Marketplace

Yahoo announced the launch of a new mobile search and native advertising marketplace called Yahoo Gemini. Advertisers can use it to buy, manage and optimize mobile search and native ad spend from a single place. The product is available through …

Ted Nugent Rocks Texas for Republican Greg Abbott’s Campaign

Ted Nugent, the 65-year-old rock musician, is campaigning alongside Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott of the GOP who is running for governor. Nugent is a 70’s rock icon who has been a long-time active supporter of the Republican Party. He …

Google Reportedly Offered WhatsApp $10B Before Facebook Snatched It Up for $19B Google Reportedly Offered WhatsApp $10B Before Facebook Snatched It Up for $19B

The big news yesterday afternoon came from Facebook, who announced that they were acquiring popular cross-platform messaging service WhatsApp for $19 billion–a staggering sum that dwarfs the nearly $1 billion Facebook paid for Instagram back in 2012. But it looks …

Amanda Knox Interrogation Tapes Released

Amanda Knox, the exchange student who was accused of murdering Meredith Kercher, has consistently been in the press since 2007, after police first learned about the now infamous murder. Knox also received tons of press after she was acquitted back …

Here’s What’s New In Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD

Sony began the HD remaster trend with God of War Collection for PS3. At the time, it seemed developers were just content with upgrading the resolution of these older games and leaving it at that. Square Enix has proven it …

Venezuela Beauty Queen Killed During Protests

It was in her name. Genesis Carmona. A new beginning. A promising start. The 22-year-old was a college student studying marketing and a locally famous beauty queen in her home state of Carabobo, Venezuela. She had looks, brains, and a …

MLK’s Bible And Nobel Peace Prize To Be Controlled By Court

On Wednesday, Superior Judge Robert McBurney of Fulton County ordered that Martin Luther King Jr.’s Nobel Peace Prize and Bible be stored inside a safety deposit box. Only the court will know the location and have access to the assets …

Prince Harry Raises Money for Charity

While it’s usually Duchess Kate Middleton and Prince Williams making headlines these days, Prince Harry recently grabbed some attention for racing cars and raising money. The 29-year-old visited the Goodwood Motor Circuit in Chichester, West Sussex for a track day …

Rihanna Admits to Not Wearing a Bra

Bad girl Rihanna is rocking the cover of Vogue for their March edition. The news of Rihanna gracing the cover came out after photos of the beauty were leaked online last week. This is the pop star’s first magazine cover …

Powerball Jackpot: $425 Million Ticket Sold

If you are in the state of California, and you just happened to buy your Powerball ticket at a gas station in Milpitas, you may want to go check to see if you have the winner. Turns out that there …

Sara Ylen Fakes Cervical Cancer, Sentenced to One Year for Fraud

On Wednesday, a 38-year-old Michigan woman was sentenced to one year in prison for money fraud against a healthcare insurance company and generous local supporters. Sara Ylen of Lexington, Mich., accepted thousands of dollars in donations for years by publicizing …

Iwo Jima Anniversary Remembered Across The Nation

Wednesday marked the 69th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima – one of the worst battles of World War II. Across the nation many remembered this day from 69 years ago. In Newington, Connecticut, a memorial was recently built …

Ray Rice Knocked Fiancé Unconscious According to Report; Fans Express Outrage Over Footage Via Twitter

Ray Rice has definitely landed himself in hot water. The Baltimore Ravens’ star running back made headlines over the weekend following a physical altercation he had with his fiancé, Janay Palmer. According to the Atlantic City Municipal Court summons that was issued on Wednesday, …

Newborn Kidnapping: Kristen Smith Is Accused Of Abducting Her Niece

Kristen Smith, 31, was indicted last Wednesday for kidnapping Kayden Powell, her half-sister’s newborn baby. Brianna Marshall, Smith’s 18-year-old half-sister, woke up in the middle of the night on February 6 to find her 5-day-old son and her half-sister missing …

Paige Turco Joins ‘NCIS: New Orleans’ Cast

NCIS: New Orleans has added another member to the cast. Paige Turco is joining Scott Bakula, C.C.H. Pounder, and Zoe McLellan in the cast of the newest NCIS spinoff. Turco will play Linda, the wife of Bakula’s Special Agent Pride. …

Colorado Theater Shooter to Get New Psych Evaluation

Colorado theater shooting suspect, James Holmes, will have another chance at a mental examination to determine if he was insane at the time he shot up a theater full of people in a suburb of Denver, according to Fox News. …

Viking Apocalypse Scheduled For Saturday

You were lucky enough to survive the 2012 Mayan Apocalypse but will you make it through the 2014 Viking Apocalypse? You only have a few days to prepare for it, as it is set to arrive on Saturday, February 22, …

Simón Diaz, Venezuelan Singer, Dies At Age 85

After a long life and musical career in Venezuela, renowned folk singer Simón Diaz has passed away. He was affectionately known as Uncle Simón in his homeland of Venezuela, and had released several albums during his lifetime. He did not …